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Mind Control Might Be Real, And Even Creepier Than It Sounds

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Mind control is, as of now, science fiction. But it just had a major breakthrough.

holocene extinction

What Is The Holocene Extinction? An Explainer

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The Holocene Extinction sounds pretty scary... but should you be worried? Here's what's actually happening.

Robots

Google Has Discovered What Computers Dream About, And It Is Disturbing

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Google decided to explore the subconscious of its neural networks. This was a terrible idea.

Metal Gear Solid V

‘Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’ May Have Microtransactions

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Snake's next adventure might be trying to snake into your wallet.

Medicine

The FDA Just Approved A Drug To Melt Your Chin Fat, And It Also Might Kill You

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If you've got chin fat, you can now inject a bile salt directly into it. You just might want to know the risks, first.

3d scanning

Prepare For 3D Dick Pics: Scientists Have Crammed A 3D Scanner Into A Phone

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Ready for 3D dick pics? Too bad! Caltech is pioneering the necessary technology anyway!

TERMINATOR

Scientists Continue To Make Terminators With The First Step Towards A T-1000

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Because we don't already have enough dangerous robots, Chinese scientists have made the first step in creating the T-1000.

Medicine

So, Uh, Keeping Kids Away From Peanuts Might Make Peanut Allergies Worse

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Avoid peanuts, your kid won't be allergic, right? Well... not so much, according to new research.

DISEASES

Meet The World’s Latest Terrifying Micro-Organism: The Bourbon Virus

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If you didn't already hate ticks? We've got another reason for you, the new, fatal Bourbon virus.

SODA

Is Your Cola Giving You Cancer? We Explain.

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Yes, your soda may be giving you cancer. But the situation is far different from what the hype is making it sound like.

HACKERS

Meet The Cyberweapon You Can’t Get Rid Of Without Smashing Your Hard Drive

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The Equation Group has figured out a way to infect your hard drive so thoroughly, the only way to get rid of the malware is with a hammer.

#Facebook

Facebook Literally Knows You Better Than Your Friends And Family

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To know somebody better than Facebook knows them, you literally have to be married to them, according to a new study.

science

Want To Avoid The Flu On An Airplane? Here’s Where Not To Sit

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It's almost airplane season, and flu season. Here's how to avoid combining the two.

#Terminator Genisys

‘Terminator: Genisys’ Might Revive A Terrible Plot Twist

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'Terminator: Genisys' might annoy the hell out of fans with a bad idea the franchise has already rejected.

#Star Wars: Episode VII

Prepare Yourself, ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Might Have Ewoks

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'Star Wars: Episode VII' might be bringing back the annoying little fuzzballs from Endor, if a new casting announcement is any indication.

science

Artificial Sweeteners May Be Giving You Diabetes

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Like diet soda? Think it's better for you than regular? Science is here to ruin your day, then!

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OH GOOD: China Just Quarantined An Entire City For Bubonic Plague

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The Black Death just tried to stage a comeback in a Chinese city.

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Those Nude Photos You Take With Your Phone? The NSA Has Been Passing Them Around The Office For Years.

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According to Edward Snowden, the NSA has a lot of amateur photography, if you know what we mean.

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The US Military Just Debuted EXACTO, Their Version Of The Blue Shell

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Ever wish the Blue Shell was real? Now it is, and vastly more terrifying, with EXACTO!


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